STURGIS, S.D. — While the 79th annual Sturgis motorcycle rally is all set to rumble into the Black Hills less than five weeks from now, confusion over dates for the milestone 80th event in 2020 has rally-goers and hosts scrambling more than a year in advance. Some rally websites, including rallysturgis.com , list the 2020 rally as starting on July 31 and continuing through Aug. 9. The correct dates are Aug. 7 through Aug. 16.
RAPID CITY, S.D. — Amid a storm of protest, including threats to his personal well-being, John L. Johnson of Rapid City is scrapping plans to open a museum honoring recipients of the Congressional Medal of Honor, which had been slated for Aug. 1 at the Rushmore Mall. Instead, Johnson said Tuesday he plans to open an art gallery for Native American artists on that date in the same space planned for the museum.